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Leyton Orient will be visiting One Call Stadium on Friday for the League Two tie with hosts Mansfield Town.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Mansfield Town v Leyton Orient can be seen below - plus the latest betting odds.
Mansfield Town prepare for this fixture following a 1-1 League Two drawn match vs Tranmere Rovers.
The only scorer from Mansfield Town was Stephen Quinn (76'). Kaiyne Woolery (45') scored for Tranmere Rovers.
It’s been seldom in recent times where Mansfield Town haven’t conceded. The facts show that The Stags have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 games, leaking 6 goals in the process.
Their prior results show that Mansfield Town:
- have not won against Leyton Orient in their previous 3 matches in the league.
- are unbeaten in their previous 5 home league matches.
- are without a win at home for the past 3 matches in the league.
Leyton Orient come into this match following a 2-1 League Two win to beat Oldham Athletic in their last outing.
For Leyton Orient, the goals were scored by Conor Wilkinson (8') and Daniel Kemp (43'). Alfie McCalmont (61') was the scorer for Oldham Athletic.
Jobi McAnuff's Leyton Orient have managed to stick the ball in the net 5 times throughout their latest six matches. The number of goals that have been scored against them during the equivalent period equals 6.
Heading into this contest, Leyton Orient haven't been defeated in their previous 2 league matches away from home.
Head to head
A review of their past head-to-head meetings going back to 30/04/2016 shows us that Mansfield Town have won 2 of these and Leyton Orient 3, with the tally of draws being 1.
A combined sum of 18 goals were produced between them during those clashes, with 9 for The Stags and 9 belonging to The O's. The average goals per game has been 3.
The last league match featuring these sides was League Two match day 2 on 19/09/2020 which ended up with the score at Leyton Orient 2-2 Mansfield Town.
The match was refereed by David Rock.
Team News: Mansfield Town
Mansfield Town boss Nigel Clough will be happy not to have any fitness worries at all before this game with a completely healthy group to pick from.
Team News: Leyton Orient
Due to a fully healthy group available to select from, Leyton Orient boss Jobi McAnuff has zero fitness concerns to report coming into this game.
We’ve got the feeling that Leyton Orient will need to put in a solid display to score against this Mansfield Town lineup who we think will likely score & stay on top.
We’ve gone for a hard-fought 1-0 winning score for Mansfield Town when the referee blows for full-time.
A close call.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: One Call Stadium (9,186)
Captain: Ollie Clarke
Chairman: John Radford
Manager: Nigel Clough
Competitions: League Two position 19
🔑 Star Man: Jamie Reid
Usually deployed in the Striker position, Jamie Reid was born in Torquay, England. Having made a first senior appearance for Exeter City in the 2012 - 2013 season, the talented Forward has managed to score 5 league goals in this League Two 2020 - 2021 campaign to date coming from a total of 30 appearances.